Is Diwali a public holiday in Singapore?

When is Deepavali in Singapore? The Festival of Lights is known as Deepavali (deep – lamp, vali – array) in Singapore. Despite being mainly observed only by the Indian community, the festival of Deepavali is a gazetted public holiday.

Is Deepavali a public holiday in Singapore?

The list of public holidays for 2021 is available on the Ministry of Manpower ( MOM )’s website (www.mom.gov.sg/employment-practices/public-holidays).

Public Holidays for 2021.

New Year’s Day 1 Jan 2021 Friday
Vesak Day 26 May 2021 Wednesday
Hari Raya Haji 20 July 2021 Tuesday
National Day 9 Aug 2021 Monday
Deepavali 4 Nov 2021 Thursday

Is Diwali 2020 a public holiday?

Diwali is also known as Deepavali, Dipavali, Dewali, Deepawali, or the Festival of Lights.

Quick Facts.

This year: Thu, Nov 4, 2021
Last year: Sat, Nov 14, 2020
Type: Optional Holiday

Is Monday a public holiday Singapore for Deepavali 2020?

* CNY day 2, Hari Raya Puasa and National Day are all gazetted holidays.

Singapore public holidays 2020 — 7 long weekends!

Public holiday 2020 Date Day
Hari Raya Puasa 25 May 2020* Monday
Hari Raya Haji 31 July 2020 Friday
National Day 10 Aug 2020* Monday
Deepavali 14 Nov 2020 Saturday

Is Awal Muharram a public holiday in Singapore?

Kindly be informed that the High Commission of Malaysia in Singapore will be closed on Monday, 9 August 2021 in conjunction with the Singapore National Day and Tuesday, 10 August 2021 in conjunction with the Awal Muharram.

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Is Monday a public holiday Singapore?

National Day9 August 2020, SundayMonday, 10 August 2020, will be a public holiday if your rest day falls on 9 August 2020. National Day9 August 2021, MondaySaturday, 21 August 2021 is not a public holiday. Labour Day1 May 2022, SundayTuesday, 3 May 2022, will be a public holiday if your rest day falls on 1 May 2022.

Which is the next holiday?

The next federal holiday is Labor Day.

Labor Day is 12 days away and will be observed on Monday, September 6, 2021.

How many public holidays does Singapore have in 2020?

In 2020, there will be 13 14 public holiday dates and 53 weeks in 2020 to take note:

Public Holiday Date Day
Hari Raya Puasa Holiday 25 May 2020 Monday
Polling Day 10 Jul 2020 Friday
Hari Raya Haji 31 Jul 2020 Friday
National Day 9 Aug 2020 Sunday*

How many public holidays does Singapore have in 2021?

Public Holiday 2021

In June 2020, Ministry of Manpower (MOM) released a list of Singapore’s public holidays for 2021. There will be a total of 4 long weekends in 2021, with those public holidays falling either on a Friday or Monday.

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